Strong November Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York--Despite the fact retail sales for November and December posted the strongest performance since 2006, December sales … [Read more...]

Blizzard Could Cost Retailers $1 Billion in Sales

Blizzard could cost retailers $1 billion in sales

Chicago--The blizzard that crippled the Northeast on the days immediately following Christmas may have strongly affected retail … [Read more...]

Jan 1: The Big White One


Westport, CT—After better-than expected Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Super Saturday and Day After Christmas retail sales, some … [Read more...]

Consumer Satisfaction Report: E-Commerce Winners and Losers

Holiday Shopping Online

 Ann Arbor, MI—Although e-commerce sales during the holiday season hit record highs, consumer satisfaction with the top 40 online … [Read more...]

Holiday Wrap Up: Christmas Week Sales Rose 4%-8%

Holiday Wrap Up

New York—Holiday shoppers keep retailers busier than usual last week. The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday E-Commerce Sales Hit $36 Billion


Purchase, NY—For a holiday selling season that is expected to hit an all time high, one channel continuing to show unprecedented … [Read more...]

Harvey Nichols’ Doggone Accessories

Harvey Nichols

London—The folks at Harvey Nichols sure can’t be characterized as having the typical British stiff upper lips.  In its holiday … [Read more...]

Report: Super Saturday Sales Up 5%

Super Saturday Sales up 5%

Chicago–This year the Saturday before Christmas, traditionally one of the busiest days in retail, was truly super.According to … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales End with Fantastic Friday

Holiday Sales

Port Washington, NY--U.S. retailers have been able to improve holiday sales without premature discounting, according to Marshal … [Read more...]

23 Million to Shop Christmas Eve

23 million to shop Christmas Eve

New York—Twas the night before Christmas and all through the stores, shoppers were scurrying for last minute deals—at  least … [Read more...]

Retail Doctor’s RX For Holiday Woes

Holiday shopping mall

Coxsackie, NY—After such a strong showing for holiday retail so far this year—and the estimates that shoppers will be seeking … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Update: November Gains Continue

As Christmas Day approaches, sales continue the uptick that began in November

Purchase, NY—Gifts under Christmas trees this year are likely to have more apparel, accessories and jewelry inside than last … [Read more...]